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15,448 mi 24,861 km of trail 676 Recommended Routes

Gems 148 Gems Easy Trails 1,593 Trails Intermediate Trails 3,407 Trails Hard Trails 806 Trails
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gem Favorite A lovely summer day at Glacier Point.

Glacier Point

(91) Yosemit…, CA
gem Favorite Vernal Falls in Yosemite National Park.

Vernal Falls

(98) Yosemit…, CA
gem Favorite Yosemite Valley

Tunnel View

(76) Yosemit…, CA
gem Favorite The Lower Yosemite Falls

Yosemite Falls

(73) Yosemit…, CA
gem Favorite Watch your step!

Half Dome

(65) Yosemit…, CA
gem Favorite Such an incredible spot in Yosemite. Clouds Rest is appropriately named with 360 views of the park including Half Dome.

Clouds Rest

(44) Yosemit…, CA
gem Favorite Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes are great fun to explore.

Mesquite Flats Sand Dunes

(43) Badwater, CA
gem Favorite Sunlight on the Golden Gate.

Golden Gate Bridge

(37) Sausalito, CA

Recommended Routes in California - 679

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Favorite Vernal Falls in Yosemite National Park.
Difficult

Half Dome

14.5 mi 23.4 km 4,457' Up 1358.42 m Up 4,457' Down 1358.36 m Down

Yosemit…, CA
Favorite The top of Nevada Falls is the best place on earth.
Difficult

Vernal and Nevada Falls Loop

6.2 mi 10.0 km 1,999' Up 609.27 m Up 1,998' Down 608.87 m Down

Yosemit…, CA
Favorite Bridge to Nowhere, Angeles National Forest
Intermediate/Difficult

Bridge to Nowhere - East Fork Trail #8W13

9.8 mi 15.8 km 814' Up 248.01 m Up 814' Down 248.01 m Down

La Verne, CA
Favorite Tule elk male, Tule Elk Reserve, Tomales Bay
Intermediate

Tomales Point Trail

9.8 mi 15.7 km 996' Up 303.54 m Up 996' Down 303.53 m Down

Inverness, CA
Favorite Lower Eaton Canyon Falls.
Intermediate

Eaton Falls

3.6 mi 5.8 km 382' Up 116.53 m Up 382' Down 116.5 m Down

Altadena, CA
Favorite Yosemite Falls
Easy

Lower Yosemite Fall Trail

1.0 mi 1.6 km 75' Up 22.74 m Up 84' Down 25.55 m Down

Yosemit…, CA
Favorite Such an incredible spot in Yosemite. Clouds Rest is appropriately named with 360 views of the park including Half Dome.
Difficult

Clouds Rest Viewpoint Trail

12.4 mi 20.0 km 2,129' Up 649.04 m Up 2,130' Down 649.17 m Down

Yosemit…, CA
Favorite Striding out on the Matt Davis trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Steep Ravine - Matt Davis Loop

7.1 mi 11.4 km 1,556' Up 474.2 m Up 1,589' Down 484.37 m Down

Bolinas, CA

Trails in California - 5128

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3.0 mi 4.9 km #1Upper Yosemite Falls
Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA
Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA 120 
4.2 mi 6.8 km #2Four Mile Trail
Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA
Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA 91 
1.6 mi 2.6 km #3Mist Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA 67 
2.5 mi 4.1 km #4Lassen Peak Trail
Difficult
Shingletown, CA
Difficult
Shingletown, CA 45 
6.6 mi 10.6 km #5Dipsea Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mill Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Mill Valley, CA 30 
5.6 mi 9.0 km #6Panorama Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA 29 
2.0 mi 3.2 km #7Moro Rock Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Three Rivers, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Three Rivers, CA 30 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #8Tokopah Falls Trail
Intermediate
Three Rivers, CA
Intermediate
Three Rivers, CA 34 
66.5 mi 107.0 km #9High Sierra Trail
Difficult
Three Rivers, CA
Difficult
Three Rivers, CA 19 
9.2 mi 14.9 km #10Clouds Rest Trail
Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA
Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA 23 
2.1 mi 3.4 km #11Half Dome Trail
Very Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA
Very Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA 19 
12.9 mi 20.7 km #12Pohono Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Yosemite Valley, CA 20 
5.5 mi 8.8 km #13Duck Pass Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mammoth Lakes, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Mammoth Lakes, CA 15 
11.9 mi 19.1 km #14Bishop Pass Trail
Difficult
Big Pine, CA
Difficult
Big Pine, CA 15 
7.6 mi 12.2 km #15Kearsarge Pass Trail
Difficult
Lone Pine, CA
Difficult
Lone Pine, CA 16 
7.0 mi 11.2 km #16Chilnualna Falls Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Midpines, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Midpines, CA 21 
27.3 mi 43.9 km #17Lost Coast Trail: North (Mattole - Black Sands Beach)
Intermediate/Difficult
Ferndale, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Ferndale, CA 21 
2.8 mi 4.5 km #18Golden Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Badwater, CA
Intermediate
Badwater, CA 22 
65.2 mi 104.9 km #19PCT: Echo Lake to Highway 80 (Donner Summit)
Intermediate/Difficult
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
South Lake Tahoe, CA
5.1 mi 8.2 km #20El Cajon Mountain Summit Trail
Difficult
Lakeside, CA
Difficult
Lakeside, CA 21 

Photos of California - 10911

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Yosemite Valley
Aug 25, 2015 near Yosemit…, CA
The top of Nevada Falls is the best place on earth.
Mar 31, 2017 near Yosemit…, CA
Milky Way over Arch Rock
Feb 1, 2018 near Twentyn…, CA
Vernal Falls in Yosemite National Park.
Aug 11, 2017 near Yosemit…, CA
September sunset over Lake Tenaya in Yosemite National Park.
Apr 12, 2016 near Yosemit…, CA
Convict Lake in the fall, aspen trees are firing in color.
Aug 14, 2015 near Mammoth…, CA
Amazing views! Death Valley - Zabriskie Point.
Jan 27, 2016 near Badwater, CA
The clouds erupt in wonderful colors as we reach the summit of Mt. Ryan.
Feb 23, 2017 near Twentyn…, CA